IADG and its member systems make Iowa stronger through powerful partnerships.

About Us

Founded in 1985, Iowa Area Development Group is the business and community development leader for our sponsors and partners, including over 250 member-owned electric cooperatives, municipal utilities and independent telephone companies throughout the state.

At IADG we are committed to providing consultation and assistance that helps businesses and communities achieve their project development goals. Our team of economic development professionals is knowledgeable, supportive and accessible. We can assist with a wide range of services including marketing, business expansions and location, financial incentive packaging, community resource assessment and other important tools vital to development success. IADG also serves as a valuable resource to existing businesses as we continue to provide services necessary with growth and sustainability.

IADG Celebrating 30 Years of Success!

Projects - Over 1,900
Investment - Over $9 Billion
Jobs (new and retained - Over 50,000
Spec. Buildings - 71 with 2.1 million sq. ft.
Industrial Parks - 95 with 7,239 acres 

Contact the IADG staff today with assistance with your next project.